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Are the Keys in the Freezer?: An Advocate's Guide for Alzheimer's and Other Dementias
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written by Jeri Warner, fl. 2015, Brenda Niblock, fl. 2015 and Patricia Woodell, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2014), 210 page(s)
Are the Keys in the Freezer? is an artful blend of practical advice and the compelling story of a family's search for the right care for their mother with dementia. This well-researched book is a must-read for families in the US looking for resources and ideas about care facilities, hospices, finances and costs of...
written by Jeri Warner, fl. 2015, Brenda Niblock, fl. 2015 and Patricia Woodell, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2014), 210 page(s)
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Brainstorming: Teens Take on Mental Health in School
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produced by Educational Video Center (New York, NY: Educational Video Center, 2015), 22 mins
Turning their cameras on themselves and their peers, EVC youth producers tell harrowing stories of their own mental health struggles and take a critical look at the cultural and institutional barriers they face seeking care in their schools. Through interviews with educators, family members, youth advocates, and m...
produced by Educational Video Center (New York, NY: Educational Video Center, 2015), 22 mins
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Clinical Social Work and Health Intervention, No. 1, Vol. 5, 2015, Clinical Social Work, No. 1, Vol. 5, 2015
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edited by Peter G. Fedor-Freybergh, 1936- and Michael Olah, fl. 2010, in Clinical Social Work and Health Intervention, No. 1, Vol. 5, 2015 (Vienna, Vienna State: International Society of Applied Preventive Medicine i-gap, 2015, originally published 2015), 114 page(s)
edited by Peter G. Fedor-Freybergh, 1936- and Michael Olah, fl. 2010, in Clinical Social Work and Health Intervention, No. 1, Vol. 5, 2015 (Vienna, Vienna State: International Society of Applied Preventive Medicine i-gap, 2015, originally published 2015), 114 page(s)
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Chapter Seven Mental Health Policy and People of Color: The Surgeon General’s Supplement on Culture, Race, and Ethnicity and Beyond
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presented by Lonnie R. Snowden, fl. 1975; in The Color of Social Policy (Alexandria, VA: Council on Social Work Education, 2004, originally published 2004)
This painstakingly well-documented text researches multiple centuries of social policies aimed at the control of people of color in the United States from the earliest years of the republic to the present day. Beginning with the U.S. colonial period, three chapters provide the historical context for understanding...
presented by Lonnie R. Snowden, fl. 1975; in The Color of Social Policy (Alexandria, VA: Council on Social Work Education, 2004, originally published 2004)
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Delivering Home-Based Services
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edited by Elizabeth M. Tracy, fl. 2009 and Susan F. Allen, fl. 2004 (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, originally published 2009), 344 page(s)
Service providers are increasingly called upon to serve clients at home, a setting even a seasoned professional can find difficult to negotiate. From monitoring the health of older populations to managing paroled offenders, preventing child abuse, and reunifying families, home-based services require models that en...
edited by Elizabeth M. Tracy, fl. 2009 and Susan F. Allen, fl. 2004 (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, originally published 2009), 344 page(s)
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Living Better with Dementia: Good Practice and Innovation for the Future
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written by Shibley Rahman, fl. 2000 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 402 page(s)
What do national dementia strategies, constantly evolving policy and ongoing funding difficulties mean for people living well with dementia? Adopting a broad and inclusive approach, Shibley Rahman presents a thorough critical analysis of existing dementia policy, and tackles head-on current and controversial topic...
written by Shibley Rahman, fl. 2000 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 402 page(s)
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Pastoral care of people with dementia
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written by Christine Bryden, 1949-; in Nothing about Us, WIthout Us!: 20 years of Dementia Advocacy (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016)
Advocating for dementia for 20 years, Christine Bryden has been instrumental in ensuring that people with dementia are included in discussions about the condition and how to manage and think about it. This collection of her hard-hitting and inspiring insider presentations demands 'nothing about us, without us!' an...
written by Christine Bryden, 1949-; in Nothing about Us, WIthout Us!: 20 years of Dementia Advocacy (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016)
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Older Adults and Autism Spectrum Conditions: An Introduction and Guide
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written by Wenn Lawson, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 210 page(s)
The first book to look seriously at the practical issues facing older adults with autism spectrum conditions (ASC), Wenn Lawson's groundbreaking handbook offers support, advice, and sensible ways in which to look at the issues. Informed by current research, interviews with older people diagnosed with ASC and his o...
written by Wenn Lawson, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 210 page(s)
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People with Dementia Speak Out
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edited by Lucy Whitman, fl. 2009 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 306 page(s)
In People with Dementia Speak Out, twenty-three people from diverse backgrounds share their experiences of living with dementia. The contributors are honest about the frustrations and fears they face, but overall there is remarkably little self-pity and a great deal of optimism. The personal accounts demonstrate t...
edited by Lucy Whitman, fl. 2009 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 306 page(s)
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Person-Centred Thinking with Older People: 6 Essential Practices
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written by Helen Bown, 1967- and Helen Sanderson, fl. 2015; presented by Gill Bailey, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 118 page(s)
Person-centred practices are a key way to provide the best possible care and support for older people and help them to be active and valued members of the community. Drawing on a wealth of experience of working with older people, the authors present the 6 essential person-centred practices.Each of the practices is...
written by Helen Bown, 1967- and Helen Sanderson, fl. 2015; presented by Gill Bailey, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 118 page(s)
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